International Space Station crosses the Milky Way over New Mexico

Photographer
pspotts
Email
pnspotts@gmail.com
Location of photo
Edgewood, NM
Date/Time of photo
Oct. 17, 2017, 19:47:51 MDT
Equipment
Canon EOS Rebel T6i
Description
This was my first attempt at imaging the Milky Way. As the shutter opened, I noticed a bright object moving slowly across the sky. It lacked the flashing navigation lights of an aircraft. I'd seen ISS passes before, so after the exposure ended, I checked my ISS app. The app (ISS Detector) predicted a very bright pass (Mag. -1.5) during the time and in the portion of the sky the photo covers.
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